MySQL Database

ID #270

What is my database server name?

Applies to: Grid System

On the Modwest grid hosting system, your database server will never be "localhost".

Instead, when you create a database in OnSite, you will choose a database server. You will use that server name in your connections. Current valid database servers are:


You can see your current databases and their servers here, when you log in as your administrative user.

Last update: 2010-09-27 15:38
Author: FAQ Admin
Revision: 1.2

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Comment of Anonymous:
Do not try to use a Unix socket for your db connection. Just use the database hostname
Added at: 2004-10-17 00:08